Glass Tumbler

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Object Name: 
Glass Tumbler
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.148 D
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 21.4 cm, W: 21.9 cm; (B) H: 9.6 cm, D: 7.4 cm; (C) H: 9.6 cm, D: 7.3 cm;
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1893-1910
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph S. Meech
Primary Description: 
Translucent colorless non-lead glass, lined with thin layers of pink, yellow and blue; acid-finish. (A) Globular shaped pitcher with cylindrical neck; small pouring lip opposite applied handle; faint line of gilding around upper rim and at shoulder; enameled decoration on neck; body is deeply molded into "puffy square"-like cushions; inner surface is lined with sections of pink, blue and yellow to create a rainbow effect; polished pontil mark on base; mat surface finish produced by exposure to acid. (B-F) Cylindrical tumbler with matching molded pattern, gilt and enamel decoration and acid "satin" finish as well on inner "rainbow" lining.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Meech, Mrs. Ralph S., Source
Meech, Ralph S., Source